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    Universal Palms Hotel

    4900 Powerline Road, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309-3113
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    Room & Suite (233)
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    Overview
    • Excellent31%
    • Very good25%
    • Average17%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible17%
    Travellers talk about
    “front desk” (284 reviews)
    “pool view” (15 reviews)
    “enjoyed my stay” (12 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Self-Serve Laundry
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 1,148 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Everything from customer service to the property itself was run down. I only stayed because I paid in full in advance and it's the MLK holiday weekend and most hotels are overbooked (including this one). I was supposed to have a King size bed...they put...More

    2  Thank Trojah M
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Terrible experience. I cannot understand the good reviews of this place. It is falling apart. It has absolutely no redeemable value to any customer of any kind. It looks like a motel where you are gonna be on trouble. Everything is dirty and old. Insects...More

    2  Thank MissBleeckerStreet
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This place is trashy. It is falling apart. It has been completely neglected. The room was clean but falling apart. It smelled moldy. WiFi didn’t work. No cable. People hanging out in the parking lot. Smelled weed in the parking lot. The walls were dirty....More

    2  Thank Annette M
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This hotel has absolutely no redeemable value to any customer of any kind! The room smelled, it was obvious the walls were paper thin, as you could literally hear a pin drop in the adjoining. In addition, while we were there, a pistol was found...More

    1  Thank Doug M
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We checked in today, or I should say checked in and checked out within 15 minutes. The room smelled of pure chlorox.....what were they covering up??? Husband went to the pool, all the deck chairs were mouldy, rotten and threadbare, so no sitty on the...More

    Thank Nanacheryle1949
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 92 - US$ 245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #38 Business Hotel in Fort Lauderdale
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 191
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    • Location
    • United States >
    • Florida >
    • Broward County >
    • Fort Lauderdale
    • Also Known As
    • El Palacio Fort Lauderdale ,
    • Hotel El Palacio
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    Room & Suite (233)
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    Bathroom (28)
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    Simone W
    24 May 2017|
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    Response from TommyBernier1 | Property representative |
    Hi Simone, We do offer a shuttle service with Express Shuttle. Here is the information : The shuttle service is offered in partnership with Express Shuttle. Guests from the Universal Palms Hotel benefit from discounted... More
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    tanline1971
    15 May 2017|
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    Response from dhb50 | Reviewed this property |
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    15 May 2017|
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    Response from heidiwalter01 | Reviewed this property |
    There was no bar....a vending machine that was broken. it was terrible. DONT EVER STAY THERE!!!
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